Race car drivers who placed second in factors in the IndyCar series through the 1996-1997 time of year. He was created and elevated in Nampa, Idaho. He became a color commentator for the Indianapolis Engine Speedway Radio network. His child Davey Jay Hamilton, Jr. was created on March 15, 1997. He completed behind just Tony Stewart in the full total points standings by the end from the 1996-1997 time of year.